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Preschool Playground canceled for 7/14

While our gardens will be happy to see the rain, it’s made our playground too wet to play. Unfortunately, Preschool Playground will be canceled today. Please join us on July 21st for our next session!

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Preschool Playground begins Monday!

Our summer Preschool Playground program begins on Monday, June 9th, at 10am! This program is for children aged six and under. Please check here for more information.

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2014 Egg Drop

At the Last Day of School Potluck, Tuesday, June 3rd, we will hold our annual Egg Drop. This is a tradition at McGuffey that goes back decades! Prior to the last day of school, students will spend time at home … Continue reading

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Horse Camp at Old Stone Riding Center

Old Stone Riding Center will be offering two weeks of horse camp this summer. Old Stone owner, Julie Bath, is a former McGuffey parent who finds satisfaction in helping both horses and students relax and be confident in each others … Continue reading

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Today was Ben’s last day with us. Tomorrow he will board a plane to New York City with a few suitcases to start an internship at Global Health Corps. Global Health Corps works on issues of healthy equity, an area … Continue reading

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Lost and Found

If any of the items above belong to you, please pick them up in the office. Thanks!  

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The Phantom Tollbooth Jr. starts tonight!

Tonight is our first of three performances of The Phantom Tollbooth Jr. If you have not yet reserved your free tickets, please do so on our Sign Up Genius link.  

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Audubon Miami Valley Student Art Exhibit

Students had an opportunity to submit artwork for the Audubon Miami Valley Art Contest this year. A selected number of pieces were chosen for the exhibit; it was very difficult to choose pieces for submission! There were over 35 paintings … Continue reading

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Home Cooked Meals (by Anita)

Hungry? Tired? Need some help putting healthy home cooked meals on the table between practices and meetings? Call Meals by Anita! Anita prepares delicious food for one, two or a crew. She also will pack lunches for you and your … Continue reading

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The Read-a-thon Begins!

We had a terrific kick-off at school. A Gnome came to visit. He told everyone how the Read-a-thon works and passed out log books and bookmarks. He promised to come back frequently to check on everyone’s progress. The Read-a-thon gnome statues … Continue reading

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